Iso-electric point of proteins?

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Iso-electric point of proteins?

Post by philip041 » Wed Jan 14, 2009 4:26 pm

I'm crystallizing apoferritin, and still don't understand what an iso-electric point is, despite reading a whole chapter of a book about it. What happens if the surrounding buffer solution is at the iso-electric point?


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Post by mith » Wed Jan 14, 2009 8:33 pm

the protein is neutral in solution
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